Tony Avelar, Associated Press

Alex Smith's 303 yards passing and three TDs and Paul Kruger's five tackles (three of which were for a loss) highlight another successful week for players with local ties in the NFL.

Matt Asiata, Minnesota Vikings

Position: Running back

College: Snow, Utah

High school: Hunter High School

Asiata was listed as the third-string running back and had two rushes for eight yards in Minnesota's 30-7 win over Tennessee.

Zane Beadles, Denver Broncos

Position: Offensive guard

College: Utah

High school: Hillcrest High School

Beadles started at left guard and helped provide 402 yards of total offense in Denver's 31-21 loss to New England.

John Beck, Houston Texans

Position: Quarterback

College: BYU

Beck was waived by the Texans last week.

Tony Bergstrom, Oakland Raiders

Position: Offensive tackle

College: Utah

High school: Skyline High School

Oakland had a bye in week 5.

Stewart Bradley, Arizona Cardinals
Tom Gannam, Associated Press

Position: Left back

College: Nebraska

High school: Highland High School

Bradley was listed as a backup, but did not record a stat in Arizona's 17-3 loss to St. Louis.

Brandon Burton, Minnesota Vikings

Position: Corner back

College: Utah

Burton was listed as a third-string cornerback and did not record a stat in Minnesota's 30-7 win over Tennessee.

Jarrett Bush, Green Bay Packers

Position: Corner back

College: Utah State

Bush was listed as a backup corner and recorded one tackle in Green Bay's 30-27 loss to Indianapolis.

John Chick, Jacksonville Jaguars

Position: Defensive end

College: Utah State

Chick has been placed on the physically unable to perform list.

John Denney, Miami Dolphins

Position: Long snapper

College: BYU

Denney was Miami's long-snapper in its 17-13 win over Cincinnati.

Ray Feinga, Miami Dolphins

Position: Offensive lineman

College: BYU

Feinga backed up the left guard position in Miami's 17-13 win over Cincinnati.

Jordan Gross, Carolina Panthers

Position: Offensive tackle

College: Utah

Gross started at left tackle in Carolina's 16-12 loss to Seattle.

Stanley Havili, Philadelphia Eagles

Position: Running back

College: USC

High school: Cottonwood High School

Havili played at fullback and rushed the ball one time for five yards in Philadelphia's 16-14 loss to Pittsburgh.

Robert Johnson, Tennessee Titans

Position: Safety

College: Utah

Johnson recorded an interception, but no tackles in Tennessee's 30-7 loss to Minnesota.

Brett Keisel, Pittsburgh Steelers
Gene J. Puskar, Associated Press

Position: Defensive end

College: Snow, BYU

Keisel recorded a tackle-for-loss in Pittsburgh's 16-14 win over Philadelphia.

Maake Kemoeatu, Baltimore Ravens

Position: Defensive tackle

College: Utah

Kemoeatu started at nose tackle and had two tackles in Baltimore's 9-6 win over Kansas City.

Paul Kruger, Baltimore Ravens

Position: Linebacker

College: Utah

High school: Timpanogos High School

Kruger started at outside linebacker and recorded five total tackles and three tackles-for-loss in Baltimore's 9-6 win over the Chiefs.

Curtis Marsh, Philadelphia Eagles

Position: Corner back

College: Utah State

Marsh was listed as a third-string corner in Philadelphia's 16-14 loss to Pittsburgh.

Brice McCain, Houston Texans
Julio Cortez, Associated Press

Position: Corner back

College: Utah

McCain had a key interception late that he returned 86 yards to set up a score in Houston's 23-17 win over the New York Jets. He also had two tackles and assisted on a sack.

Pat McQuistan, Arizona Cardinals

Position: Offensive lineman

College: Weber State

McQuistan backed up the right tackle position in Arizona's 17-3 loss to St. Louis.

Paul McQuistan, Seattle Seahawks

Position: Offensive guard

College: Weber State

McQuistan played a lot at guard in Seattle's 16-12 win over Carolina.

Koa Misi, Miami Dolphins

Position: Linebacker

College: Utah

Misi recorded five total tackles in Miami's 17-13 win over Cincinnati.

Haloti Ngata, Baltimore Ravens
Ed Zurga, Associated Press

Position: Defensive tackle

College: Oregon

High school: Highland High School

Ngata had four total tackles in Baltimore's 9-6 win over Kansas City.

Stephen Paea, Chicago Bears

Position: Defensive tackle

College: Snow, Oregon State

High school: Timpview High School

Paea started at defensive tackle and had a tackle in Chicago's 41-3 win over Jacksonville.

Donald Penn, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Position: Offensive tackle

College: Utah State

Tampa Bay had a bye in week five.

Dennis Pitta, Baltimore Ravens
Charlie Riedel, Associated Press

Position: Tight end

College: BYU

Pitta had three receptions for 22 yards in Baltimore's 9-6 win over Kansas City.

Sione Pouha, New York Jets

Position: Defensive tackle

College: Utah

High school: East High School

Pouha backed up the nose tackle position in New York's 23-17 loss to Houston.

David Reed, Baltimore Ravens

Position: Wide receiver

College: Utah

Reed provided backup duty for the Ravens in their 9-6 win over Kansas City.

Dallas Reynolds, Philadelphia Eagles
Don Wright, Associated Press

Position: Offensive guard

College: BYU

High school: Timpview High School

Reynolds got the start at center in Philadelphia's 16-14 loss to Pittsburgh.

Caleb Schlauderaff, New York Jets

Position: Offensive guard

College: Utah

Schlauderaff backed up the center position in New York's 23-17 loss to Houston.

Derrick Shelby, Miami Dolphins

Position: Defensive end

College: Utah

Shelby backed up the defensive end position and had a tackle in Miami's 17-13 win over Cincinnati.

Sealver Siliga, Denver Broncos

Position: Defensive lineman

College: Utah

High school: Copper Hills High School

Siliga backed up at defensive tackle in Denver's 31-21 loss to New England.

Alex Smith, San Francisco 49ers
Tony Avelar, Associated Press

Position: Quarterback

College: Utah

Smith went 18-for-24 for 303 yards and three touchdowns in San Francisco's 45-3 win over Buffalo. He also rushed for 49 yards on three carries.

Michael Smith, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Position: Running back

College: Utah State

Tampa Bay had a bye in week five.

Sean Smith, Miami Dolphins
Tom Uhlman, Associated Press

Position: Corner back

College: Utah

Smith led his team in tackles with eight in Miami's 17-13 win over Cincinnati.

Steve Smith, Carolina Panthers
Bob Leverone, Associated Press

Position: Wide receiver

College: Utah

Smith had four receptions for 40 yards in Carolina's 16-12 loss to Seattle.

Paul Soliai, Miami Dolphins
Al Behrman, Associated Press

Position: Defensive tackle

College: Utah

Soliai had three tackles and assisted in a sack during Miami's 17-13 win over Cincinnati.

RJ Stanford, Miami Dolphins

Position: Corner back

College: Utah

Stanford backed up the cornerback position and had a tackle in Miami's 17-13 win over Cincinnati.

Stevenson Sylvester, Pittsburgh Steelers

Position: Linebacker

College: Utah

Sylvester did not record a stat in Pittsburgh's 16-14 win over Philadelphia.

Will Tukuafu, San Francisco 49ers
Tony Avelar, Associated Press

Position: Offensive tackle

College: Oregon

High school: East High School

Tukuafu did not record a stat in San Francisco's 45-3 win over Buffalo.

Robert Turbin, Seattle Seahawks

Position: Running back

College: Utah State

Turbin had four rushes for six yards and two receptions for eight yards in Seattle's 16-12 win over Carolina.

Bobby Wagner, Seattle Seahawks
Bob Leverone, Associated Press

Position: Linebacker

College: Utah State

Wagner started at linebacker and had six tackles and 1.5 sacks in Seattle's 16-12 win over Carolina.

Eric Weddle, San Diego Chargers
Dave Martin, Associated Press

Position: Safety

College: Utah

Weddle had seven total tackles in San Diego's 31-24 loss to New Orleans.